Stories tagged: Transitions
Fri., Jan. 12, 2018
With homelessness on the rise, Spokane organizations welcome federal dollars, fear state funds may be in peril
Nearly $4 million in federal funding was awarded to Spokane-area organizations Thursday, dollars aimed at ending homelessness at a time when the number of homeless people is on the rise …
Sun., Sept. 17, 2017, 6 a.m.
Cottage housing for homeless women, children planned for Spokane’s Audobon-Downriver neighborhood
Walker Construction was issued more than $2.2 million in permits this week to begin construction on a transitional housing project for women and children. The development, at 2176 W. Fairview, …
UPDATED: Wed., Aug. 9, 2017, 3:05 p.m.
New cottages to house homeless families in Spokane
Construction began Tuesday on a cluster of cottages that will house chronically homeless people and families in northwest Spokane. Over the next year, Transitions, a nonprofit focused on lifting women …
Fri., May 27, 2016, 6 p.m.
Spokane-area housing for domestic violence victims to be reduced
Two transitional living centers for domestic violence victims in Spokane will close the majority of their units due to a loss of federal funding.
Thu., Nov. 1, 2012
Program helps young adults with transition via work experience
Katie McLaughlin, 20, and Jerad Laitinen, 19, spent part of an afternoon last week making treats for the dogs at Spokane County Regional Animal Protection Services. They spread dog food …
Thu., Oct. 25, 2012
Transitions just keeps on helping
Christina Clark’s voice trembled when she addressed a ballroom full of people Tuesday morning at Transitions’ annual fundraising breakfast. Less than two years ago, she said, she was living in …
Thu., March 31, 2011
Ingredients for new career path
Dora Gamero is a tiny woman, but don’t be fooled by her slight frame: those little shoulders have carried a lot. She grew up in El Salvador and in 1993, …
Wed., Nov. 10, 2010
Program eases transition for formerly incarcerated veterans
Al Hadlock would be the first person to tell you how bad he messed up his life. When federal officers finally caught up with
Thu., Aug. 19, 2010
Toilet paper drive to benefit charities
Project Beauty Share will have a toilet paper drive on Sept. 10 and 11, from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m., to benefit Anna Ogden Hall, Our Place Community Ministries, Our …